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6 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Can Wal-Mart Really Make Organic Food Cheap For Everyone?

Wal-Mart is promising to drive down the prices of organic food by bringing in a new company, WildOats, to deliver a whole range of additional products.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Court case to test Minnesota's 'Buy the Farm' law

This May 31, 2006, file photo shows organic milk which Cedar Summit Farm bottles and sells organic milk, in returnable bottles at the New Prague, Minn., farm and through upscale grocery stores and food cooperatives in the Minneapolis-St.

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Related Topix: Drink, Milk, Life, Food, New Prague, MN, Hampton, MN, Agriculture, Science, Scott County, MN

SFGate

Organic farming a Santa Cruz mainstay

Jerold O'Brien started Silver Mountain Vineyards 30 years ago and is the only vintner to put "organically grown grapes" on his wine labels.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Santa Cruz, Alternative, Santa Cruz, CA, Corralitos, CA

The Motley Fool

Wal-Mart's Push Toward Organics: Whole Foods Market Need Not Worry, but These Grocers Should

For the past 20 years, the demand for organic food has consistently grown by well over 10% per year.

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PR-inside.com

United Kingdom foodservice market: Demand for organic food products expected to increase

Evidencing the trend for organic products, a C-level executive from a profit sector company stated: "The trend for organic food is increasing as people strive to consume what they believe to be ethical foods."

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Western Producer

Organic farming excellent way to mitigate climate change

Green manure crops like clover can help conserve energy by substituting for synthetic fertilizers commonly used in traditional production methods.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Entomology, Canada,

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Annual Spring Fun-raiser

The event will be held Thursday, May 1 in the parking lot at Kootenay Family Place , located at 749 11th Ave. There will be a variety of organic vegetables and flower starts for sale, as well as a bake sale, yard sale, and a children's boutique.

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Agri Marketing

Nationally Respected Organic Veterans Join Cornucopia Leadership

NATIONALLY RESPECTED ORGANIC VETERANS JOIN CORNUCOPIA LEADERSHIP Apr. 17, 2014 Source: Cornucopia Institute news release The Cornucopia Institute has elected new leadership following the annual meeting of the organization's board of directors.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Cathie Anderson: Folsom's AgreeYa Solutions isn't afraid to let go

Folsom's AgreeYa Solutions has almost doubled its revenue since 2008, concrete confirmation for managing partner Ajay Kaul that spinning off the firm's mobile practice was the right decision a few years ago.

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Related Topix: Folsom, CA, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Citrus Heights, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Life, Food

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northeasttimes.com

Sign up for organic produce in NE

The deadlines are rapidly approaching for folks to sign up for Northeast Philadelphia's only Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative organic produce pick-up location.

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Examiner.com

The Aloe Source harnesses the power of an ancient healing plant

Texas-based skincare line, The Aloe Source , has harnessed the healing power of organically grown aloe vera in a new skincare line.

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Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

Late July Organic Snacks Restaurant Style Tortilla Chips

Product Snapshot: Late July Organic Snacks' new Restaurant Style Tortilla Chips are for consumers who prefer organic food to enjoy an organic snack.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, United States Department of Agriculture, US News

Examiner.com

What's in the Shell: free-range, organic vs. conventional eggs

Not only does organically produced food have a greater nutritional content across the board, but also contains far less harmful toxins.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Green Fair is all about the environment

Local and organic growers and citizen initiative groups will gather along with those promoting planet-friendly products at the ninth annual Armstrong Spallumcheen Environmental Trust Green Fair on Saturday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Southwest Nova Scotia rallies for organic growers

Organic farmers in southwest Nova Scotia are bouncing back from a March weather bomb, with a little help from their friends.

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Food Technology

British organic body inks partnership for certified China exports

Britain's Soil Association Certification and China's organic certification body, the Organic Food Development Centre , have entered into a unique partnership that is hoped makes it cheaper and simpler for British organic businesses to export to China.

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State of Georgia

Natural vs. Organic Food: What's the Difference?

Many people go about their grocery shopping under the assumption that "natural" and "organic" foods are one and the same.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

It's only 'Natural' to wonder what food terms mean

Kraft Macaroni and Cheese came in one variety: elbow. Your preference in chicken? White meat or dark meat.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Meat, Chicken, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Mountain Xpress

Asheville-Buncombe Food Policy Council discusses 2014 initiatives

Over 75 community members attended Asheville-Buncombe Food Policy Council meeting titled, "Meeting of the Whole" on Wednesday evening, April 2 to discuss initiatives for 2014.

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Related Topix: Asheville, NC, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Common Dreams

Organic Food: It's Not Just for Yuppies Anymore

A man who applies pesticides to Iowa fields for $14 hour might not seem a likely organic enthusiast.

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